Students or parents of the 2017 Graduating Class may pick up diplomas and prom pictures on Friday, June 9, 2017 any time after 12 noon.
The DPSA 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony will be held on June 8, 2017 at 11am at Beth Eden MBC. Beth Eden is located on 15820 Wyoming, between Pilgrim & Puritan in Detroit, MI 48238. Eighth graders need to report to the church at 10am
The Senior Graduation will be held on June 5th at 11am at Second Ebenezer Church located at 14601 Dequindre St. in Detroit. Seniors MUST attend Graduation Rehearsal on June 2nd at 10am at the same venue. Rehearsal participation is mandatory in order to receive cap & gown.
The Senior Prom will be held Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Hotel St. Regis in Detroit from 8pm to 12am. Tickets are on sale now. The prices are $60/per person or $100/couple if purchased in advance. Single tickets will be sold at $70 at the door.
On March 8 the Senior Class of 2017 will be holding a fundraiser for the Senior Night Show. All proceeds will go towards this event. On this day, students may dress down for $1.00. Additionally, during 7th and 8th hour class, students may attend a Pep Rally showcasing our school's talented basketball teams in a classic battle of the Newbies vs Oldies in which students in our underclass will take on seniors and juniors for the crown of "Who's the Best". Cost to attend this battle and Pep Rally for the District State Tournament is $2.00. Students who wish to not attend will stay in their assigned class.
Let's get everyone to participate and bring in the District Tournament with a bang! Let's Go Eagles!
Today, March 2, 2017 there is no school due to the boil water advisory in the downtown Detroit area. Please stay tuned to Facebook, Twitter, and news for updates regarding school closings.
Be advised, on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, all classes have been CANCELLED for all students. School will resume on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. Students whom have reported to school will be dropped off back to their homes by the school bus service.
Be advised, DPSA will be CLOSED Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 due to inclement weather. All classes and activities are cancelled.
On November 3, beginning 2nd hour students will take their school pictures for the yearbook. There are packages available for purchase as well. You can visit www.imageschoolportraits.com using school code: DPSA16 to purchase online, or you can use the form that will be sent home October 31st to buy your pictures.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 is Fall Count Day! Parents please ensure that your student(s) arrive promptly to school so that they can be counted. Students are allowed to wear free dress!